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|Desc||Eminent Kannada Writer, Poet and Litterateur G. H. Nayak is one of the most respected intellectuals in the bastion of Kannada Writers today.|
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Govindray H. Nayak is ...
|Born||18 September 1933 in Ankola|
|Died||26 May 2023 in Mysore|
|Age||89 years, 8 months|
|Sex or gender||male|
|Country of citizenship||British India and India|
|Occupation||poet and writer|
|Awards||Sahitya Akademi Award in Kannada|
|Educated at||Maharaja's College, Mysore|
About Govindray H. Nayak
Govindray H. Nayak, born on September 18, 1933, is a renowned Indian poet who has made a significant contribution to the world of literature. Nayak's poetry is known for its simplicity, yet it manages to convey complex emotions and ideas.
Nayak was born in the small village of Karki in the Uttara Kannada district of Karnataka. He completed his education in Dharwad and later moved to Mumbai to pursue a career in journalism. Nayak worked as a journalist for several years before turning to poetry.
Nayak's poetry is deeply rooted in his experiences of growing up in a rural setting. His poems often reflect the struggles of the common man and the beauty of nature. Nayak's work has been translated into several languages, including English, Hindi, and Marathi.
Nayak has received several awards for his contribution to literature, including the Sahitya Akademi Award in 1994 for his collection of poems, "Bhoomigeetha." He has also been honored with the Karnataka Sahitya Academy Award and the Rajyotsava Award.
Despite his success, Nayak remains humble and grounded. He continues to write poetry and is an inspiration to many aspiring writers.
1. "Govindray H. Nayak." Sahitya Akademi. https://www.sahitya-akademi.gov.in/fellowship/fellowship_details/govindray_h_nayak.shtml
2. "Govindray H. Nayak." Poetry International. https://www.poetryinternational.org/pi/poet/26551/Govindray-H-Nayak/en/tile
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